Learn what a PowerShell provider does and how it allows a common set of cmdlets to interact with differently-structured data stores.
While other commercial products may be more robust, there are a few different ways Desired State Configuration can be used for software deployment.
Learn about using Active Directory Searcher in this series.
In this series, Jeff Hicks continues looking at ways to use the Active Directory Searcher with PowerShell.
In today’s Ask the Admin, Russell Smith shows you how to shut down a remote workgroup computer using PowerShell.
Missy Januszko provides an overview of PowerShell remoting and explains the use of different cmdlets for managing multiple machines at once.
Jeff Hicks walks you through some problems using Active Directory and PowerShell.
Aidan Finn explains the benefits of using Azure Managed Disks with availability sets.
Jeff Hicks discusses using Active Directory Searcher with PowerShell.
Learn the necessary steps to convert a script resource into a custom resource module.
Shane Young discusses managing user content by using PowerShell and Patterns and Practices PowerShell to write your own script.
Learn how to use Pester to test a Desired State Configuration to ensure that servers are configured exactly the way you want them.
Learn how to attach a customized virtual hard disk to a new Azure virtual machine.